Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Saint Landry Parish
St. Landry Parish Government
Last Update: 6/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: St. Landry Parish Community Action Agency
Legislative Districts: Senate 24 House 40
Congressional Districts: 5th
Contact: Kirsten Thomas
Address: P. O. Box 1510 1065 Hwy 149, Ste A
Opelousas LA   70571-1510
Phone: (337) 948-3651
Fax: (337) 948-4153
Email Address: kirsten.thomas@stlandryparish.org
Funding Class: Rural - Section 5311
Profile of System
St. Landry Public Transit began operations in 1976. We provide portal-to-portal, as well as curb-to-curb transportation services for welfare reform participants, elderly nutrition, education, On the Job Training, and the general public.
Characteristics of System
Vehicles: 6
Clients Served: Rural general Public
Operating Hours: 7:00a.m. - 3:30p.m.
Base Fare: $3.00 - $15.00 pending location of pick up and trip miles
Service Area: St. Landry Parish and Lafayette Parish
2015 System Data
Total Operating Costs: $714,764
Ridership: 13,755
Annual System Miles: 136,149
Cost Per Trip: 25.98
Cost Per Mile: 2.62
Type of System: Rural
St. Landry COA
Last Update: 6/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: St. Landry COA
Legislative Districts: 24, 40, &41
Contact: Mary Chapman, Exec Dir
Address: P. O. Box 1596 2419 James Eaglin Lane
Opelousas LA   70570
Phone: (337) 942-1938
Fax: (337)942-3483
Email Address: STLANDRYCO1@JUNO.COM
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Vehicles: 2 lift-equipped van
Clients Served: Elderly 60+
ServiceProvided: Demand-responsive
Operating Hours: 8:00-4:00 Monday - Friday
Base Fare: $2.00 round trip
Service Area: Opeloisas, Sunset & Grand Coterra Area
Annual System Miles: 7,920
Cost Per Trip: $2.00 donation
Type of System: Specialized